15 Credits SPRING



Aims/Description: Students will learn about the historical development and current debates in the news media in the UK and also the evolution of the related field of Journalism Studies. It will introduce themes which may be of interest in encouraging students to think of MA dissertation proposals later in the semester.

Staff Contact: CONBOY MARTIN D
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK